A male given name of Italian origin. English equivalents: Mark, Marc.
Marco Sentence Examples
In August Marco Minghetti succeeded in forming a military league and a customs union between Tuscany, Romagna and the duchies, and in procuring the adoption of the Piedmontese codes; and envoys were sent to Paris to mollify Napoleon.
Marco remained for seventeen years in the service of the Great Khan, and was employed on many important missions.
Abu Zaid also wrote on India, and his work is the most important that we possess before the epoch-making discoveries of Marco Polo.
Before 1405 the mortar used in Venice was made of lime from Istria, which possessed no hydraulic qualities and was consequently very perishable, a fact which to a large extent accounts for the fall of the Campanile of San Marco.
In 1272-1273 Marco Polo and his companions stayed for a time in Badakshan.